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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy(2005)

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy poster

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."

Director(s)
Garth Jennings
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Producer(s)
Gary Barber
Roger Birnbaum
Jonathan Glickman
Language English
Genres AdventureComedyFamilyScience Fiction
Runtime 1 hours, 49 minutes
Budget $50,000,000.00
Revenue $104,478,416.00
Production Spyglass EntertainmentEveryman PicturesHammer & TongsTouchstone Pictures
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